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Long Term Illness

Caring for Caregivers

Deborah Stambler | Posted 06.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Deborah Stambler

We all know that the primary caregiver is in it for the long haul. It's hard to pace yourself when you don't know how long that's going to last or how intense the situation will get. "Take care of yourself " is not always welcome advice.

The ONE Thing to Never Say After a Long-Term Illness

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Carole Brody Fleet

You have read it in newspapers, you have seen it in obituaries or heard it at funerals and you have certainly heard it on the news many times -- you may even actually say it yourself.

A New Kind Of Reinvention: Coping With A Disability

Pamela Poole | Posted 01.08.2012 | Fifty
Pamela Poole

It's harder to reinvent yourself if your friends and family resist! So if you're close to someone with a sudden disability, try not to make it more difficult for him by refusing to let him break in his new shoes.